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Family of Olympic hiker remembers his ‘zest for life’

David Woodson, 60, of Kingston, was found dead on July 1 along the coast of Olympic National Park near the Norwegian Memorial

 

New arena should ‘spur interest’ in year-round equestrian programs at the fairgrounds

By Michelle Beahm Kitsap News Group BREMERTON — About two years ago,…

 

Poulsbo, Coffee Oasis team up to provide transitional housing for women

POULSBO — The Coffee Oasis and the City of Poulsbo are entering…

 

Tremont funding boost big lobbying win for Port Orchard

By BOB SMITH Kitsap News Group PORT ORCHARD — Despite the legislative…

Prosecutor: ‘The victim wants this done’

Trial rescheduled for Sept. 25 in 1980s rape case

More than 250 tips received in Careaga murder case

Van Gesen: ‘It’s taking a lot of time … but it’s very important we do things right’

Fast ferry afternoon sailing to Seattle canceled

Return trip from Seattle also dropped due to mechanical issues

Lady Washington visits Port Orchard July 24-27

Official tall ship of the State of Washington

Bolstering defense efforts in Coral Sea

IN THE CORAL SEA — Navy Lt. Megan Ricker of Bremerton makes…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

House fire caused by lit candle; displaces five

PORT ORCHARD — Five adults were displaced from their home early July…

‘The pain can make you crazy’

The Dry Eye Company helps people obtain relief

Suquamish Tribe presents Coast Salish canoe model to the Poulsbo Maritime Museum

Suquamish Tribe and Mayor Erickson celebrate new display with museum staff

Here are 10 facts about dry eye you need to know

July is Dry Eye Awareness Month

  • Jul 17th, 2017

National Night Out event Aug. 1 at Port Orchard waterfront

PORT ORCHARD — National Night Out, a nationwide community crime prevention awareness…

New restrooms at Muriel Iverson Williams Waterfront Park will cost $253,000

Scheduled to be completed in time for Halloween and Julefest

Scam alert: Night manager gets call from someone posing as company CFO

BREMERTON — The Bremerton Police Department is alerting local businesses to a…

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Relay For Life participants walk for a cure

2017 North Kitsap event raises more than $37,000 for the American Cancer Society

Olympic College’s new role in stopping cyber attacks and viruses

New cyber range will enable local students to receive top-notch training close to home

Outdoor fires banned, burning permits suspended

Fire marshal: ‘Much of the material on the forest floor is as dry as kiln-dried lumber’

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Kingston man taken to Harborview with burns from pan fire

KINGSTON — A Kingston man was airlifted to Seattle’s Harborview Medical Center…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Free rides on fast ferry to end Aug. 1

BREMERTON — Kitsap Transit is reminding commuters that beginning Aug. 1, the…

Bremerton City Council candidates talk priorities, issues

From here, they move on to Eggs & Issues forums sponsored by the Bremerton Area Chamber of Commerce

A culture-bearer returns home | Passages

Evelynne Beatrice Gemmell’s heart was firmly rooted in Suquamish

New docks, and eagle, at Brownsville Marina

A young eagle is keeping a close eye on progress at the marina

Business and government leaders celebrate Kitsap-King connection

Delegation visits here — via the fast ferry, of course — for two-day economic familiarization tour

The beauty and healing of the Canoe Journey | Kitsap Weekly

Annual gathering of Northwest Native canoe cultures is a ‘reconnection to our inherent birth rights’

Water-rights issue is at crux of Legislature stalemate | In Olympia

OLYMPIA — No issue in the state Legislature illustrates the urban-rural split…

Driving? Don’t touch that cell phone

Drivers on the Kitsap Peninsula should be prepared for a new law governing distracted driving

Driving? Don’t touch that cell phone

Drivers on the Kitsap Peninsula should be prepared for a new law governing distracted driving

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Sullivan reelected to fifth term as Port Gamble S’Klallam chairman

LITTLE BOSTON — Jeromy Sullivan was elected July 10 to a fifth…

Q&A: Poulsbo mayoral candidate Ricky D. Moon | Podcast

Poulsbo mayoral candidate Ricky D. Moon talks about his campaign and the issues

When driving, keep right except to pass

Washington State Patrol stops 476 left-lane campers in three-day period of emphasis

Kitsap County adds eight ballot drop boxes

PORT ORCHARD — Kitsap County voters will have fewer excuses not to…

Kitsap Bank’s edge3 FUND competition now open

PORT ORCHARD – Kitsap Bank is taking applications for its 2017 edg3…

Kitsap’s forgotten heroes | Kitsap Goes to War

Editor’s note: This story is part of a 12-month series, Kitsap Goes…

State looking to fill 300 WCC environmental positions

OLYMPIA — The state Department of Ecology is seeking to fill 300…

UPDATE | Bainbridge standoff in Eagle Harbor ends after shooter is killed by police

Bainbridge Island police received multiple reports that the man shooting from a…

  • Jul 9th, 2017

Gunman shot, killed on boat in Eagle Harbor

An officer shot and killed a gunman at about 1 a.m. July 9, ending a four-hour standoff

  • Jul 10th, 2017

Programming costs force rate increase, says Wave Broadband

PORT ORCHARD — Wave Broadband, a cable television service provider in Port…

‘Active shooter’ reported near Bainbridge ferry terminal

Police from agencies across Kitsap County swarmed to the shoreline along Eagle…

  • Jul 8th, 2017